57-66
6 - 1
54-69

Game Story

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Headed for a fifth straight losing season, the New York Mets have the kind of rotation in place with the potential to soon end that skid.
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
NYM 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 6 14 1
Min 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 7 0

Scoring Summary

Top 1st: NY Mets
Andrew BrownDFP
singled to shallow right,
Eric Young Jr.DFP
scored,
Daniel MurphyDFP
to third,
Ike DavisDFP
to second
NYM 1 - MIN 0
Top 2nd: NY Mets
Eric Young Jr.DFP
singled to shallow left,
Juan LagaresDFP
scored,
Omar QuintanillaDFP
to second,
Omar QuintanillaDFP
out at third,
Eric Young Jr.DFP
to second
NYM 2 - MIN 0
Top 4th: NY Mets
Omar QuintanillaDFP
singled to shallow right,
Wilmer FloresDFP
scored,
Travis d'ArnaudDFP
to third,
Juan LagaresDFP
to second
NYM 3 - MIN 0
Daniel MurphyDFP
singled to shallow center,
Juan LagaresDFP
scored,
Omar QuintanillaDFP
to second
NYM 4 - MIN 0
Top 7th: NY Mets
Wilmer FloresDFP
singled to shallow right,
Marlon ByrdDFP
scored,
Andrew BrownDFP
to third
NYM 5 - MIN 0
Bottom 7th: Minnesota
Clete ThomasDFP
safe at first on second baseman
Daniel MurphyDFP
's fielding error,
Trevor PlouffeDFP
scored
NYM 5 - MIN 1
Top 9th: NY Mets
Marlon ByrdDFP
homered to deep left
NYM 6 - MIN 1

Pitching Details

Batting

NY Mets

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Eric Young Jr.DFP
LF
5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 3 .247
Daniel MurphyDFP
2B
5 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .275
Marlon ByrdDFP
RF
5 2 2 1 1 0 1 0 4 .288
Ike DavisDFP
1B
4 0 0 0 0 1 3 0 1 .202
Andrew BrownDFP
DH
4 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 0 .282
Wilmer FloresDFP
3B
4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 4 .282
Travis d'ArnaudDFP
C
3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 3 .000
Juan LagaresDFP
CF
4 2 2 0 0 0 2 0 0 .258
Omar QuintanillaDFP
SS
4 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 .229
Totals 38 6 14 6 1 3 11 0 16
Batting
2B - W Flores (3, K Gibson)
HR - M Byrd (20, 9th inning off J Burton 0 on, 1 Out)
RBI - E Young (21), D Murphy (57), M Byrd (68), A Brown (14), W Flores (11), O Quintanilla (18)
2-out RBI - D Murphy, W Flores
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - D Murphy 1, M Byrd 1, T d'Arnaud 1
GIDP - W Flores
Team LOB - 8
Fielding
E - D Murphy (16, field)
DP - 1 (I Davis-O Quintanilla)

Minnesota

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brian DozierDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .243
Joe MauerDFP
C
4 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .324
Josh WillinghamDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .219
Justin MorneauDFP
1B
3 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 .261
Ryan DoumitDFP
DH
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .244
Oswaldo ArciaDFP
RF
4 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 .257
Trevor PlouffeDFP
3B
4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .234
Clete ThomasDFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .227
Pedro FlorimónDFP
SS
3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .216
Totals 34 1 7 0 0 1 9 0 13
Batting
2B - J Mauer (35, D Gee); J Morneau (30, D Gee); T Plouffe (14, D Gee)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - J Mauer 1, J Morneau 1, O Arcia 1, C Thomas 1
GIDP - J Morneau
Team LOB - 7
Fielding
Outfield assists - J Willingham
DP - 2 (P Florimon-B Dozier-J Morneau, T Plouffe)

Pitching

NY Mets

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Dillon GeeDFP
(W, 9-8)
7.2 6 1 0 1 9 0 1.30 3.60
Scott RiceDFP
0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.35 3.42
Scott AtchisonDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1.21 3.23

Minnesota

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Kyle GibsonDFP
(L, 2-4)
3.2 10 4 4 2 2 0 1.75 6.53
Anthony SwarzakDFP
3.0 3 1 1 1 5 0 1.16 2.87
Brian DuensingDFP
1.1 0 0 0 0 3 0 1.45 3.91
Jared BurtonDFP
1.0 1 1 1 0 1 1 1.15 3.00
Pitching
Pitches-strikes - D Gee 99-67; S Rice 3-2; S Atchison 18-12; K Gibson 72-43; A Swarzak 55-36; B Duensing 19-13; J Burton 9-7
Ground balls-fly balls - D Gee 6-9; S Rice 0-1; S Atchison 2-1; K Gibson 8-2; A Swarzak 6-0; B Duensing 1-0; J Burton 1-2
Batters faced - D Gee 30; S Rice 1; S Atchison 4; K Gibson 20; A Swarzak 13; B Duensing 4; J Burton 4
Game Details
Game Time: 2:53.
Umpires: HP--Chris Guccione. 1B--Ron Kulpa. 2B--Tom Hallion. 3B--Phil Cuzzi.
Weather: 78 degrees, Cloudy.
Wind: 9 mph, Right to Left.
Attendance: 30,913.